Deadwood, South Dakota Population 2022

1,134
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Deadwood is a city located in Lawrence County South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,134, it is the 70th largest city in South Dakota and the 14198th largest city in the United States. Deadwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.96% annually and its population has decreased by -28.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,584 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Deadwood has a population density of 230 people per square mile.

The average household income in Deadwood is $53,391 with a poverty rate of 11.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Deadwood is 51.1 years, 49.3 years for males, and 52 years for females.

Deadwood Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Deadwoodwas:

  • White: 86.36%
  • Two or more races: 9.15%
  • Native American: 2.97%
  • Black or African American: 1.52%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Deadwood, South Dakota is 1,134 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,584.

Deadwood, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

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Deadwood Population by Race

Deadwood Population Pyramid 2022

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Deadwood Median Age

48.6


Total

49.8


Male

47.8


Female

Deadwood Adults

There are 1,351 adults, (356 of whom are seniors) in Deadwood.

Deadwood Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Deadwood Sex Ratio

Female

694

43.81%

Male

890

56.19%

Deadwood Population by Age

Deadwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Deadwood Household Types

50.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Deadwood Households and Families

2.73

Average Family Size

1.88

Average Household Size

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Deadwood Households by Type

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Deadwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Deadwood Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.78%.

Deadwood Educational Attainment by Race

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$26,950

Average Earnings

$28,977

Average Male

$25,880

Average Female

Deadwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Deadwood Language by Age

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Deadwood Language

96.60% of Deadwood residents speak only English, while 3.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.96% of the population.

Deadwood Language

Deadwood Poverty by Race

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11.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.09%

Male Poverty Rate

13.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Deadwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Deadwood is Hispanic, with 27.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Deadwood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.79%.

Deadwood Poverty

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Deadwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Deadwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Deadwood Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Deadwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Deadwood Married by Age and Sex

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Deadwood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Deadwood Marital Status by Race

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Deadwood Marital Status

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159

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Deadwood Veterans by War

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Deadwood Veterans by Age

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Deadwood Veterans by Race

Deadwood Veterans by Education

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14.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Deadwood Veterans by Education

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69.2%

Labor Force Participation

67.1%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Deadwood Employment by Age

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Deadwood Employment by Race

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Deadwood Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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45.01%

Born in Deadwood

98.17%

Native Born

1.83%

Foreign Born

1.01%

Non Citizen

0.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.17% of Deadwood residents were born in the United States, with 45.01% having been born in South Dakota. 1.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Deadwood Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Deadwood Population by Year